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System Shock

The System Shock remake Kickstarter was successful, so it's getting some extra stuff

It's time to again check in on the crowdfunding campaign for the System Shock remake. Last we heard, a PlayStation 4 version was confirmed right around the $1.1 million mark. At that point, the game had already been successfully funded...   read

 
 
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The Dragon's Trap
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Wonder Boy III is getting a super kawaii remaster

DotEmu revealed the first trailer for Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap, what it calls a remaster and updated version of the Wonder Boy III. I'd go as far as to call this a remake as the graphics have drastically changed for the better.&n...   read

 
 
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Batman video comparison
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So, Batman: Return to Arkham looks kinda...worse?

Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City are two games that are still easy to find and both came out during Obama's presidency, which is to say they're not particularly old. And the end of the trilogy, Arkham Knight, came out a year a...   read

 
 
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Batman

Batman: Return to Arkham screens show significant alterations from the original

The cat is out of the bag -- Warner Bros. is releasing the first two Arkham games on PS4 and Xbox One in July. But buried underneath the announcement is the tidbit that they will in fact be remastered with Unreal Engine 4, which attemp...   read

 
 
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Batman HD Collection
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Warner Bros. announces Batman: Return to Arkham

All those leaks were right after all! Warner Bros. has officially announced Batman: Return to Arkham -- a re-release of both Arkham Asylum and Arkham City for the PS4 and Xbox One platforms. They'll be provided in one package with...   read

 
 
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Capcom

Capcom going 'all out' for next fiscal year, so probably expect lots of remakes

Roughly this same time last year Capcom made a vow to have remakes be a "key business activity," and for the most part they've stuck to that. The good news for them is that most of them have done well, and with their catalog of classics, th...   read

 
 
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Five Nights at Freddy's

The Five Nights at Freddy's series is getting remade for consoles

It was only a matter of time, but it’s now official: the Five Nights at Freddy’s series is getting remade for consoles. According to comments made by developer Scott Cawthon on the Five Nights at Freddy’s 4 Steam forum, he...   read

 
 
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3D for 30

Play the fan-made 3D remake of Legend of Zelda before it's too late

Before Form Software was acutely aware of the oil vein it'd hit with Demon's Souls in early 2009, the studio published Silicon Studio's (Bravely Default) 3D Dot Game Heroes for the tail end of the year. It was a 3D riff on the original Leg...   read

 
 
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System Shock
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The System Shock remake is looking pretty dang great

Now’s one hell of a time to be alive if you’re a fan of System Shock. Not only is System Shock 3 on the way, but there’s also a complete HD remake of the first game in the works by Night Dive Studios, the team who gave us...   read

 
 
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Oddworld: Soulstorm

Oddworld: Soulstorm is the Exoddus remake, set for 2017

Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty did great justice to Abe's Oddysee. It took the already fantastic puzzle-platformer and made it friggin' gorgeous, up to today's resolution standards. It only made sense to do the same with the next game in Abe's sto...   read

 
 


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Press X to pay respects

Metal Gear Solid fan remake gets canceled

Shadow Moses was supposed to be a remake of the original Metal Gear Solid in Unreal Engine 4, but now the developers have taken to Facebook to announce that the project is canceled: "We have an important announcement to make today...   read

 
 
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Postal

Postal is getting an HD remake

Postal, the unofficial prequel to Hatred, is getting the HD remake treatment after almost twenty years. I was actually kind of surprised to learn the original game isn't a first-person shooter, like the more infamous sequel. This one almost...   read

 
 
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Oddworld

New Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee rolling out 'soon'

A new port of Oddworld: Munch’s Oddysee is coming to Steam "soon." This new version will replace the existing version of the game on Steam, and be free to all who have already purchased the game. "We are now approaching the testing ph...   read

 
 
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Twilight Princess HD
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How does Twilight Princess HD compare to the GameCube version?

The launch of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD is right around the corner, but there’s still plenty of time for Nintendo to show off some of the graphical improvements made for the remaster. In the video above, you’ll ...   read

 
 
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Twilight Princess HD
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A story trailer in case you forgot what Twilight Princess is about

Twilight Princess is the Zelda game with the wolf and the orcs and the shadow monsters. There's a good chance you already knew that because Twilight Princess is nearly ten years old and was widely beloved. A lot of people ha...   read

 
 
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Metal Gear Solid
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What are the chances that this unofficial Metal Gear Solid remake won't get shut down?

I hate to be a downer, because I'm all for seeing Metal Gear Solid rendered all pretty-like in Unreal Engine 4. But when you make an unofficial remake of something that doesn't belong to you, and the owner is Konami of all companies, a ceas...   read

 
 
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Gravity Rush Remastered
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Review: Gravity Rush Remastered

Gravity Rush is and remains one of the coolest games on the PS Vita, even three years after its original 2012 release. Unfortunately for fans of cool games, the PS Vita didn't get into nearly as many hands as Sony was hoping. Thankfull...   read

 
 
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Dying Edge

The very first level of Mirror's Edge is being remade in Dying Light

I know the original Mirror’s Edge like the back of my hand. That’s doubly true for the very first level, as it was in the demo, and is also the best level in the full release. I’ve probably played that level hundreds of ti...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy VII Remake

Kitase speaks about Final Fantasy VII Remake's 'multi-part' format

Last weekend, at PlayStation Experience, Square Enix showed the first gameplay for the Final Fantasy VII Remake, and (according to our comments) people either shat their pants in gleeful excitement or disappointed rage. When news came ...   read

 
 
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Beyond: Two Souls

Beyond: Two Souls is very much the same game on PS4

When Beyond: Two Souls released at the end of 2013, it epitomised not just the lofty ambitions of creator David Cage, but also the capability still lurking in the PlayStation 3’s ageing infrastructure. But whilst it’s difficul...   read

 
 
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FFVII Remake details
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Final Fantasy VII Remake 'would not fit into a single release,' includes cross-dressing and new ATB combat

Now that we have the first in-game (Unreal Engine 4) trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake, people are facing the tangible result of months-long concern over Square's previously discussed decision to change the battle system. That and the ga...   read

 
 
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FFVII Remake is Unreal
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Final Fantasy VII Remake is Unreal

Square Enix is known for using its own, internally developed tech for Final Fantasy games. The White Engine, later known as Crystal Tools, seems to be one of the reasons Final Fantasy XIII was delayed for so long and Final Fantasy XIII Ver...   read

 
 
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FF7 Remake

Final Fantasy VII Remake is partially developed by CyberConnect2

Hey, you've seen those Naruto fighting games right? Two ninjas run around in a circle, throw stuff at each other, charge up, then do some kind of over-the-top dramatic super move. Well, the studio behind the Naruto fighting games, CyberConn...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy VII Remake
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Final Fantasy VII remake has contextual crouching, more action-y combat

[extremely nerds voice] "You're doing this for the planet, same as us!" There's a bit of actual, early gameplay from the Final Fantasy VII PS4 remake announced at E3 this year. You can see a bit of the, "more realistic gameplay" they're sa...   read

 
 
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Resident Evil
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Capcom: 'RE2 will be a full from the ground up remake NOT a remaster'

Capcom has confirmed the new Resident Evil 2 will be a "from the ground up remake" and not a remaster. Although the publisher's investor report stated that the game would be a "remastered" version of the classic survival horr...   read

 
 
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